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Calendar, Night&Day <i>Gentlemen Broncos</i>

Gentlemen Broncos

Nothing if not consistent, Napoleon Dynamite and Nacho Libre director Jared Hess once again presents adolescence as a depressive, outsider experience; makes light of the working class for being, well, poor; and nearly bests the Brothers Coen when it comes…
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Film, Tortilla Flat

Tortilla Flat

There is no movie more overrated in recent history than Napoleon Dynamite; it's to cinema what the Doors are to rock 'n' roll, a thing blindly and inexplicably championed as though it were a religion above being blasphemed by nonbelievers.…
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Film, Sa-Weet!


It's charming. It's hilarious. It is perhaps the most beautifully crafted, lovingly rendered portrait of extreme geekitude ever to grace the screen. It's Napoleon Dynamite -- the first feature film from 24-year-old Brigham Young University student Jared Hess -- and,…
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